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Sidney Howard, American dramatist

Title: Sidney Howard, American dramatist: A bio-bibliographic study.
Name(s): Massonneau, Suzanne, author
Clapp, Robert George, professor directing thesis.
Florida State University, degree granting institution
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Text
Issuance: monographic
Date Issued: 1952
Publisher: Florida State University
Place of Publication: Tallahassee, Florida
Physical Form: computer
online resource
Extent: 1 online resource (ii, 93 leaves)
Language(s): English
Abstract/Description: "The choice of Sidney Howard as the subject of this paper was frankly determined by the fact that this writer has, over the past several years, developed a considerable interest in twentieth century American drama. Howard presents a particularly interesting case, for his more serious and well thought-out plays rank with the better realistic dramas of his time, while the less conscientious efforts show a relationship to the immature playwriting of the previous generation. Whether or not Howard alone would be considered a cardinal figure in the development of the American drama might be open to question. Nevertheless, it may be safely said that he played a part of considerable importance in the maturing process through which our drama went during the third and fourth decades of the twentieth century"--Introduction.
Identifier: FSU_historic_akd9795 (IID)
Bibliography Note: Includes bibliographical references (leaves 63-65).
Note(s): Typescript.
"August, 1952."
"Submitted to the Graduate Council of Florida State University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts."
Advisor: Robert G. Clapp, Professor Directing Paper.
Subject(s): Howard, Sidney Coe
1900 - 1999
American drama
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Owner Institution: FSU

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